Energy Efficiency

CERAWeek 2019: Trends and Transitions

  The energy world’s top leaders and influencers recently gathered in Houston for the annual IHS Markit CERAWeek.  Discussion at the event is always a good barometer for gauging the state of the industry, both today and into the future. Climate Pressure Climate change and the energy sector’s ...

Whether I have one drink or ten this weekend for St Patrick’s Day, I always end up wondering which companies I should be supporting. This week’s Sustainable Stock Showdown pits two of my favourite beers against each other. Corona, owned by New York-based Constellation Brands, versus Guinness, o ...

Tim Nash’s sustainable stock showdown: St. Paddy’s Day edition

Whether I have one drink or ten this weekend for St Patrick’s Day, I always end up wondering which companies I should be supporting. This week’s sustainable stock showdown pits two of my favourite beers against each other. Corona, owned by New York-based Constellation Brands, versus Guinness, o ...

Buffalo NY: where green energy fantasies go to die, and reality dawns

There’s a thread on Reddit about Tesla’s Solar Roof announcements that is pretty funny if your job isn’t at stake, and pretty unfunny if it is. Here’s what Tesla has said about the alleged product since purchasing solar financing company SolarCity in late 2016: 2016Q4 Letter: We also revea ...

Trump Escalates War On Renewables, Slashes DOE Budget By 70%

The proposed federal budget for next year will slash funding for the DOE office of energy efficiency and renewable energy by 70% as it tries to find money to build a 30' high wall across American's southern border. ...

Energy Efficient or Eco Design

Green Commercial Architecture that Fails Sustainability Test It takes more than green construction materials to create a sustainable design. Apply three tests to verify the sustainability of green buildings. Many organizations are joining the rush to be sustainable, using green buil ...

Shareholders Cry Foul as UQM Agrees to Buyout

UQM Technologies (UQM:  NYSE) has agreed to be acquired by Danfoss Power Solutions for $1.71 per share in cash, providing a deal value near $100 million.  UQM leadership expects timely review by government authorities and has recommended approval of the deal by shareholders.  A date has no ...

Alliance for Water Efficiency Recognizes Guelph, Ontario

The City of Guelph has received silver level recognition from the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) for its water efficiency programs, becoming the first Canadian municipality to achieve such recognition. “We’re thrilled to be recognized again for our water-saving programs,” said Heather Ya ...

Sexy Or Not, Here Comes Energy Efficiency In Buildings (#CleanTechnica Interview Part 2)

How AT&T is leveraging connectivity and energy efficiency to deliver on its promise of helping its clients cut carbon emissions ...

Sexy Or Not, Here Comes Energy Efficiency In Buildings (#CleanTechnica Interview Part 2)

How AT&T is leveraging connectivity and energy efficiency to deliver on its promise of helping its clients cut carbon emissions ...